Country Nepal
Year 2006
Type of Measure Violence against women > Legislation
Form of Violence Domestic violence/Intimate partner violence, Sexual harassment, Sexual violence

Brief Description

The Gender Equality Act of 2006 amended or repealed a number of civil and criminal laws on a number of topics including, rape and sexual harassment.

Full Text

Gender Equality Act

Source of Information

Response of the Government of Nepal to the questionnaire on violence against women